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    "Model 1895" Krag Bolt Action Carbine. Serial no. 29153, 30-40 caliber, 22-inch barrel with front and rear sights. Standard finish for Krag. Possibly reconfigured. Receiver marked "U.S. / 1895. SPRINGFIELD ARMORY. 29153". It has the characteristics of a Model 1896, but made before the adoption of the Model 1896 based on the serial number. Also known to collectors as the Model 1895 [Variant Carbine] according to Flayderman's Guide, see 9A-410. It is within the serial number range of 25,000 to 35,000. Left side of stock carved "MD". No cartouche marks present.

    Condition: Good as configured. Showing traces of original finish to barrel and receiver in protected areas, balance turning into a brown patina to barrel and silvered/gray patina to receiver. Wood with numerous dings and mars throughout. Crack on upper part of stock from breech to folding sight. Action good, bore dark but rifling present.
    From the Glenwood Swanson Collection.

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    June, 2018
    9th Saturday
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